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JENSEN: Hi, want to highlight this because I think it’s crossing the line. Someone on Gumtree (a local ad post website) is selling tickets to the National Day Parade for S$250. Wah piang I mean if you don’t want to go fair enough lah, but need to jack up the price by so much ah? At least sell the tickets at a reasonable price so that Singaporeans who really want to watch the parade live...

PAUL: I want to share with you this story which I came across on a local forum. I hope that those who employ maids and read this will have more compassion and treat their maids as human beings like themselves and not some cheap labour that you can just lord over and do as you wish. People come here to earn a living, paying their salary is no excuse to make them cater to your every whim and fancy. “Heart...

LEVIN: Wanted to bring to your attention this sighting of a parent resting her child on the railing inside a shopping mall. Did she ever stop to think what would happen if the child starts to fidget, or worse, kick and scream like babies normally do? Those with kids like me will know how hard it is to control a child when they have their moods. One slip and it’s the end!What’s worse is...

Looking at the stories on the different town council gaffes when it comes to trying to stop people from doing things (here, here and here for example), these nails stuck on the walls of HDB flat void decks to prevent kids from playing football shouldn’t be a surprise. The nails were installed on the upper portions of the walls about 12 years ago at over 100 flats in Tampines. The aim was to...

HENRY: There is so only so much you can beat a man. Beat him when he’s up, beat him when he’s down and he will finally cave. Dr Chee speaks about not going down on “bended knee”, but how much more can he take? He’s already over 50 years old and his kids are growing into their teenage years. Do we really expect a man to continue taking a pounding every time he shows his face in public when...

HONG DA: If you’re a Bukit Batok resident like me, you’ll realise that over the past one month there’s been many PAP MPs milling about. I’ve seen Low Yen Ling, PM Lee and Tharman in this short span of time. Even at night, I get to shake hands with the MPs and volunteers at the coffeeshop when dabao-ing food. Have you ever seen this in your own constituency? Maybe once in a year, hopefully! This...

PAUL: This is a reminder to all of those people who buy BreadTalk products – always check carefully whatever items you buy, even when it comes to a bottle of orange juice. I don’t think anyone would expect to pay S$3.50 for orange juice only to find that it has expired, but it looks like this orange juice has expired for a week already. This juice was bought on 1 May at the outlet in Chinatown...

ANTHONY: In reference to your story PAP “Terror Tactics” Continue: Town Councils are Toothless if Gahmen Doesn’t Approve Upgrading Plans. Murali is definitely not right in saying that only if you vote for him then you get upgrading. The SDP can choose to push for exactly the same plan that is now in place for Bukit Batok if it wins the by-election and takes over town council operations. The...

SOON HOCK: I have great respect for Dr Chee and I hope he wins in Bukit Batok. This is truly an exceptional man and leader, whom I believe is good enough to do what he says, which is to manage Bukit Batok well and make life difficult for the PAP in parliament. But I am first and foremost a WP supporter, and I’m not sure what he is saying is very right. Boy oh boy did he shoot the WP in the foot...

JEREMY: I’m disgusted with the bride and groom mentioned in“Newly-Weds Cry ‘Wedding Photographer from Hell’ but Photog Says ‘I Edited 900 Plus Photos…'”. Out of 900 photographs which the photographer sent them, they pick and chose 20 to shame him. Those pictures were really terrible, and have made a mockery of the photographer. Then after doing that, they now want...

ALVIN KOH: I’m an unabashed opposition supporter. I’ve listened to the WP’s rhetoric that Singapore needs an alternative voice in parliament to check on the ruling power, and I believe in that. That’s why I’m upset that when it comes to important matters to do with social cohesion, WP MPs seem to have gone all quiet. I’m referring to your story on “Denise...

ANTHONY: This is in regards to your story on Health Minister: No Point Disclosing Names and Punishment of Staff Blamed for Hepatitis C Outbreak. I want to applaud the Ministry of Health and Health Minister Gan Kim Yong for taking measures to eradicate the “blame culture” that now pervades the medical fraternity in Singapore. It’s a bold move that changes the way medical doctors have been shamed...

JAFRI BASRON:  I seek Redwire to publish my experience at the MPS with the MP for Woodlands, Amrin Amin. Last Monday; I went to the Meet the People Session to seek help from Amrin Amin, the MP for Woodlands. He told me, “Nobody owed you a living and nobody owed me anything” despite myself being a Police Officer for 20 years. He was implying to me that whatever devotion, sacrificial and...

JULIAN: Sharing with you here a story I saw on a local forum about some obnoxious little boy who refused to give up his seat for an old aunty. Makes my blood boil and I want to say show some respect, don’t be so gu*i l*n and xia suay your parents. “Was on my way to work,as usual train full of people.Suddenly when the train reach clementi,more and more passenger came in. Strangly,I felt...